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Flowood, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 5 nights and could not have enjoyed them more. Very obvious hotel has the best management team. Rooms are beautiful and kept very clean. We love to stay in historic hotels and you will be spoiled after one stay.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

This hotel provides a truly great experience. The furnishings and ambiance are of a bygone era, but the amenities are up to date and deluxe. The elevator provides a little bit of time travel. The staff was extremely helpful and very pleasant. We would definitely stay here again. More 

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NY State
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved it here. Beautiful room with a view of town. Loved the Durango-Silverton train that comes and goes. Everyone at the hotel was accommodating, and friendly, from front desk to maintenance staff. Can't wait to come back for another visit. Thanks for making our stay so pleasant.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hotel and made Durango worth the visit. If we hadn't stayed at this great hotel, unlikely we would have enjoyed Durango as much. Great Hotel! Breakfast was great too! Bed was super comfortable and front desk were very nice too.

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very pleasant room with a comfortable bed. We stayed in the Palace Wing. We were suspicious when the hotel made us sign a disclaimer about external noise in room. Wifi never worked for entire 2 night stay - hotel gave us $20 discount but we would have preferred service to work. Very poor soundproofing between rooms - we had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My Wife and I stayed there for 3 nights mid Sept. We had great upgraded Suite due to reservation goof. Very professional and friendly staff. Nice views from room and common patio. Right next to D & S RR. Lots of steam loco action. Review is of Main Building. We passed on the next door annex building.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old West charm and elegance with all the modern amenities. Lovely quiet room with very comfortable bed and great down pillows. Wonderful terry robes, soft thick towels,real wine glasses, Keurig coffee maker and nice soap etc. Warm and welcoming staff and decent breakfast although at the price it would be nice to be served instead of motel' style. Only complaint... More 

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Suwanee, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The General Palmer Hotel is a beautifully restored hotel in the middle of downtown Durango. The service was exceptional! The location, right next to the train station and in the middle of the Durango historic district, was perfect. The only thing you need to be aware of is the noise from the street in the evening (but not all night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is so elegant with lots of vintage decorations. We wish we could have stayed more than one night. Elevator is so old, it'll hold only two people with minimal luggage. Our room was adequate for just the two of us...it even had a Murphy bed which lowered from the wall. You also had a teddy bear waiting for... More 

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Duxbury, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Im really happy I stayed here. The hotel was so charming and I felt as if I had stepped back in time. The location was excellent right on the main street and the decor of the hotel was charming. The room was small but adequate, breakfast could have been better. The location is also next to the train and I... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rich with Victorian elegance, the General Palmer Hotel has all the modern comforts that you would expect of a Four Diamond establishment. Named after General William Jackson Palmer who established the hotel in 1898, the General Palmer is the only historical Four Diamond Hotel in Southwestern Colorado. Each room has been hand decorated in the Victorian era with luxurious amenities. It’s the little touches that make the General Palmer unique; freshly baked muffins each morning and Teddy Bears on every bed. Enjoy our southwestern hospitality with concierge service from a gracious and caring staff available day and night, year around. We are located in downtown Durango right next door to the Narrow Gauge Railroad and we are within easy walking distance of many fine dining restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about General Palmer Hotel

Address: 567 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5422
Location: United States > Colorado > Durango
Price Range: $119 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — General Palmer Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
General Palmer Durango
Hotel General Palmer
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Durango
#6 Family Hotel in Durango
#7 Business Hotel in Durango
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